Starlite Theatre Debuts 2018 Season Line-up

The Starlite Theatre

Branson MO

November 29, 2017


Pam Critchfield

The Critchfield Agency


Branson, Mo. The Starlite Theatre announced their 2018 season show lineup, bringing even more big production, state of the art lighting and LED screen productions to their already stellar, award-winning lineup.

Raiding the Country Vault returns with its impressive line-up of top classic country performers, many of whom have graced the stage of The Grand Old Opry as well as have had hits of their own. Performers that have toured and/or written for stars including Garth Brooks, Waylon Jennings, George Jones, George Strait, Hank Williams Jr., Tanya Tucker, Kenny Chesney and more. This stellar cast brings classic country hits to life with a stunning stage production. Awarded “Entertainers of the Year”, “Show of the Year” and rated #3 on TripAdvisor. For the 2018 Holiday season a special Holiday Celebration Production will debut that is sure to spread Christmas cheer.

The hit Las Vegas classic rock sensation Raiding the Rock Vault returns to the Starlite for 2018 with limited engagements. The 2017 Branson debut was awarded “Best Limited Engagement Show”. This Las Vegas institution has played over 1000 shows and been voted “Best of Las Vegas” four years in a row, as well as being a top Trip Advisor pick.

Raiding the Rock Vault tells the story of classic rock from the 1960s through the 1980s and is performed by members of some of the greatest rock bands in history including Heart, Bon Jovi, REO Speedwagon, Survivor, Dio, Asia, and Whitesnake. Raiding the Rock Vault brings the history of rock ‘n’ roll to life, featuring classic anthems by the biggest acts in music including The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Free, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Queen, Boston, Kansas, Aerosmith, Van Halen, AC/DC, Pat Benatar, Foreigner, Heart, Journey, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake and many more.

Returning to The Starlite is the huge family favorite and one of the most requested shows for Disney Cruise Lines, Buckets & Boards. Buckets and Boards is a percussion style comedy show performed by two of the funniest, most talented performers in Branson. Buckets & Boards will be at The Starlite in March for Spring Break families and through-out the summer season.

Also returning to The Starlite is the popular Larry’s Country Diner in the fall. Guest Stars include Rhonda Vincent, Jimmy Fortune, Gene Watson, T Graham Brown and The Malpass Brothers.

NEW. A Janice Martin Cirque Show! A magical, musical & aerial extravaganza featuring the world’s only acrobatic, aerial violinist Janice Martin. 2017 Winner for Matinee of the Year, Female Entertainer of the Year and New Show of the Year. Janice Martin will amaze audiences with a new 2018 show featuring all the fabulous lighting, sound, staging and screens in her Cirque style show.

The Starlite Theatre is proud to announce The Prophecy, A Traditional Trans-Siberian Orchestra Style Show. This powerhouse group of musicians pays tribute to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra and performs all your favorite music from TSO’s albums. This will be an experience filled with powerful, music in an electrifying evening of the world’s best holiday style rock show. Featuring magnificent lighting, costumes, lasers and show. This show will be at The Starlite for two weeks limited engagement during the Christmas Season.

Getting Basted, our Award Winning Barbeque Restaurant will open with all-time favorite BBQ and some new menu items as well.

More concert shows to be announced. “This promises to be a very exciting year”, says Sir Harry Cowell, Producer and operator of the Starlite Theatre. Tickets on sale now!